Channel 4 FactCheck goes behind the spin to dig out the truth and separate political fact from fiction.

March 6, 2015 1 Comment By David Weisbloom

Immigration is rarely out of the headlines. With Ukip making it a key election issue, David Cameron has had to sit up and take notice.

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March 4, 2015 8 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Have living standards really bounced back to their pre-crash levels? Or are we losing thousands of pounds a year, as Ed Miliband says?

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March 2, 2015 3 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Everyone wants to build more houses but nothing has worked so far. Has David Cameron got the answer?

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February 27, 2015 2 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Labour says its plans to cut tuition fees will make the system “more progressive”. Others says poor students will be worse off. Who’s right?

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February 26, 2015 6 Comments By Patrick Worrall

An embarrassment for the government or proof that we need a new deal with Europe? FactCheck looks behind the immigration headlines.

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February 24, 2015 7 Comments By Patrick Worrall

The Greens had a nightmare start to their election campaign today as leader Natalie Bennett fluffed her facts and figures. Is there any substance to Green policies?

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February 23, 2015 17 Comments By Patrick Worrall

A Ukip government would spend an extra £3bn a year on the NHS. Where will the money come from – and will it be enough to pay for all the promises?

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February 19, 2015 7 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Pro-Russian separatists have been accused of breaching Ukraine’s fragile ceasefire. But Moscow says they have done nothing wrong. Who’s right?

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February 18, 2015 5 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Chelsea fans have been filmed abusing a black man on the Paris Metro. An isolated incident – or proof that racism is still alive and well in English football?

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